Flying Squirrel wonderful 1770's Animal engraved antique print hand colorBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
le Taguan ou Grand Ecureuil Volant - Great Flying Squirrel
Issued c.1770, Paris
Engraved by Bakker
Wonderful original antique print with hand coloring. A beautiful 18th century engraved image.
In VG [or better] condition: overall the image remains clean and very attractive. Any minor age flaws or defects may hopefully be clearly seen in the images. Text below image in French (easy to translate online)
Please examine the scan closely as it forms the central part of the description. There is a zoom feature so you can see close up. [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws ].
The printed area remains visually pleasing, a nice impression of an interesting and uncommon natural history image.
A delightful 18th century print any collector, dealer, or institution would be happy to possess. Perfect for display purposes.
Sheet measures c. 10 3/4" x 8" .